From Life Care Center of Coeur d’Alene, left to right: Rose Head, director of nursing; Connie Wills, admissions and marketing director; Judy Bacon, central supply manager; Ricky Bacon, housekeeping director; and Anne Little, administrator in training

Life Care Center of Post Falls and Life Care Center of Coeur d’Alene were recently named Best Skilled Nursing Facility, and Garden Plaza of Post Falls was named Best Independent Senior Living and Best Assisted Living Community.


The awards were presented on March 28, 2019, during the “North Idaho Business Journal” annual release party for its Best of North Idaho Awards. Readers vote on their favorites in multiple categories, including health care providers.


Both Life Care centers have won their award for the last six years in a row, and Garden Plaza has won for independent living six years in a row as well.


“This speaks loudly to the community and is a testimony to our continued success,” said Connie Willis, admissions and marketing director at Life Care Center of Coeur d’Alene. “It shows that our community not only supports us but also believes in us and the care we give to vote us No. 1 for so many years.”